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May 12th, 2014
07:28 PM ET

Could Donald Sterling have dementia?

In two separate interviews, Donald Sterling and his wife Shelly are speaking out for the first time. In a CNN exclusive, he tries to defend himself from claims that he is a racist, while she moves to distance herself from his comments, even suggesting that Sterling's rant may have been fueled by dementia. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

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Filed under: basketball • Donald Sterling • NBA • Sports
May 8th, 2014
09:22 PM ET

New secret recording purported to be Sterling: "You know I'm not a racist!"

A new audio recording allegedly between Donald Sterling and a friend has surfaced, and on it, the L.A. Clippers owner claims that he is not a racist - and that he will fight the NBA to keep the team. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

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January 6th, 2014
06:50 PM ET

Rodman's North Korea basketball birthday party

North Korean strongman Kim Jong-Un turns 31 years-old on Wednesday, and former NBA star Dennis Rodman landed in Pyongyang Monday to celebrate. With him, a contingent of ex-NBA players, ready for a friendly game. CNN's Karl Penhaul reports.


Filed under: basketball • Dennis Rodman • Karl Penhaul • Kim Jong-Un • North Korea